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How to Make an IMPACT: Influence, inform and impress with your reports, presentations and business documents by Jon Moon

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Chapter 8. Variances, KPIs and ‘flashes’: Great layouts that management can understand and act on

 

Not all that glitters is gold.

 
 --Proverb

In this chapter, we draw together many of the tips on graphs, tables, numbers, ‘WiT’ and document design and turn base metal into gold. We start with routinely unpleasant-looking pages from information packs, and turn them into jaw-droppingly good schedules that will leave your readers impressed and informed.

If you review schedules or packs rather than prepare them, still read this chapter. It will show you how much better they can be. Get the people that prepare them to redo them as shown and your life will be so much better. ...

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